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Cartel Defense & Investigations


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McDermott has extensive experience successfully defending antitrust criminal cartel investigations at every step, including those brought by the US Department of Justice (DOJ). We recognize that targets of government cartel investigations and defendants in litigation need real-world options in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.

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  • In the DOJ’s first-ever criminal “no-poach” labor antitrust trial, obtained acquittal for a former senior executive of major healthcare provider DaVita
  • Represented a life sciences company in a saline government investigation, which resulted in the DOJ taking no action
  • Represented a generic drug manufacturer in a government investigation into alleged price-fixing, bid-rigging and market allocation in the generic drug industry, which resulted in the DOJ taking no action

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